432 Park Avenue, a 1,396-foot condo building with luxurious units ranging from $16.95 million to $95 million, offers breathtaking views of New York City. Designed by architect Rafael Viñoly, the sleek building will welcome its first residents in 2015 after three years of construction.
The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, home of the Philadelphia Orchestra, evokes the image of two jewels in a glass case. Verizon Hall and the Perelman Theater, the center’s principal programmatic components, are treated as freestanding buildings on a vast indoor public plaza, Commonwealth Plaza, enclosed by a brick, steel and concrete perimeter building. From the perimeter emerges an immense steel and glass barrel vault roof that floods the interior with natural light.
A pleasant surprise on my bus ride back from Punta Del Este coming into Montevideo was the sight of the Montevideo Airport designed by spanish architect Rafael Viñoly. Didn’t get a chance to take pictures (camera broke in Piriapolis) and Iphone was off. Found these images to share. it was very impressive in reality. definitely would consider a flight into Montevideo just to see the inside.